Category: Law & Order

Todd Roper sworn in as district court judge

By Gene Galin Pittsboro, NC – Todd Roper was sworn in as district court judge on Friday afternoon in a ceremony that took place in front of the historic courthouse in Pittsboro. The swearing in ceremony started off with Roper’s…

Chatham County arrest blotter: October 2020

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for October 2020. On October 3, Fredric Lee Harris, 45, of 1510 West Raleigh Street, Siler City, was arrested by Deputy Johnny Griffin for Failure to Appear on…

Chatham County arrest blotter: September 2020

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for September 2020. On September 1, Josephine Kiara Richardson, 19, of 1321 Solo Drive, Siler City, was arrested by Deputy Brandal Harrington for Felony Dissemination of Obscenity. Richardson…

Chatham County arrest blotter: August 2020

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for August 2020. On August 1, Vernon Wayne Newby, 63, of 1315 Hodge Street, Siler City, was arrested by Deputy Johnny L. Griffin for Assault on a Female. …

Chatham County arrest blotter: July 2020

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for July 2020. On July 2, Trajan Jenkins, 22, of 12770 Siler City Glendon Rd., Siler City, was arrested by Deputy Cody DeViney for fleeing to elude arrest…

Vehicle break-in suspect extradited to NC

Pittsboro, NC – In May 2020, members of the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple reports of vehicle break-ins in the Pittsboro area. Investigators recovered fingerprints and surveillance footage of the suspect, who was later identified as Tarik Jihad…

Second man arrested in murder of David Batsche

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Bear Creek, NC – Chatham County deputies arrested a 19-year-old man Thursday in connection with a murder of a Chatham County man more than a month earlier. Tyree Jermaine Allsbrook, 19, of 164 Alston Road in Apex, is accused of…